This lucid introductory text offers both analytic and axiomatic approaches to plane projective geometry. Strong reinforcement for its teachings include detailed examples and numerous theorems, proofs, and exercises, plus answers to all odd-numbered problems. In addition to its value to students, this volume provides an excellent reference for professionals. 1970 edition.
Preface The Elements of Perspective The Extended Euclidean Plane A Little Linear Algebra Further Properties of the Extended Plane Linear Transformation in II(subscript)2 The Axiomatic Foundation The Complete Four-point and Complete Four-line Conics The Introduction of Coordinates The Introduction of a Metric Singular Metric Gauges A Review of Determinants A Finite Nondesarguesian Geometry Answers to Odd-numbered Exercises Index
Series: Dover Books on Mathematics
Number Of Pages: 576
Published: 9th December 2008
Publisher: Dover Publications Inc.
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 23.5 x 15.5
Weight (kg): 0.73